RPC I, 2143

 

Image of specimen #2

 

Coin type
Volume I
Number 2143
Province Bithynia-Pontus
Region Pontus
City Amisus
Reign Uncertain
Issue Uncertain date
Dating late first century BC
Obverse inscription
Obverse design laureate head of Apollo, r.; below, monogram including ΗΡΔ
Reverse inscription ΑΜΙΣΟΥ
Reverse design Amisus and Roma standing, facing
Metal Leaded bronze
Average diameter 27 mm
Average weight 19.58 g
Axis 1
Reference Rec 47
Specimens 7
Die-links 1–2: same pair of dies.
Note The monogram is clearest on 3, which confirms Rec's description.

Specimens of this coin type

Number Museum Bibliography
1     L: 1974,0102.20
2     ✸ B: 18276032, I-B GM 45, 28 = Rec, pl. VIII.7
3     P: 1971/425
4     V: GR 31163
5     P: 1113
6     CNG 51, 15 Sept. 1999, lot 851
7     Elsen 90, 9 Dec. 2006, lot 410